Namibia becoming more self-sufficient in electricity production: Alweendo
Contributed by NAMPA.
WINDHOEK, 09 AUG (NAMPA) - Namibia is in the process of becoming more self-sufficient in terms of electricity production, Mines and Energy Minister Tom Alweendo said on Thursday.
He said this in his keynote address at the 2018 Electricity Supply Industry (ESI) Forum in Swakopmund.
He explained that as part of the process, a total of 18 independent power producers (IPPs) signed power purchase agreements (PPAs) with NamPower to supply about 171 megawatts (MWs) of renewable energy for projects in t ...